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North Korea nuclear crisis: Kim Jong-un ‘begging for war’

North Korean leader Kim Jong-un is "begging for war" with his latest and most powerful nuclear bomb test. Nikki Haley told an emergency meeting...

Caribbean islands brace for powerful storm

Hurricane Irma has been upgraded to a powerful category four storm as warnings have been issued for several Caribbean islands. The hurricane had sustained...

England come back to win after Slovakia strike early

England survived a scare as they came from behind to beat Slovakia at Wembley and take a giant stride towards qualification for next summer's...

Juan Martin del Potro to face Roger Federer in last eight

Juan Martin del Potro came back from two sets down and saved two match points to beat sixth seed Dominic Thiem in a raucous...

Flooding kills at least 517 in Bihar state

Homes are inundated in India's Bihar state where heavy flooding has killed at least 517 people and has affected more than 17 million. Many...

US orders Russia to close consulate and two annexes

Russia has been ordered to close its San Francisco consulate and two trade missions in response to "unwarranted" Russian action. The consulate, and annexes...

Cristiano Ronaldo passes Pele’s goals mark with hat trick for Portugal

Cristiano Ronaldo recorded a hat trick in Portugal’s World Cup qualifier on yesterday, to pass Pele on the list of top international goal scorers....

Houston battles ‘unprecedented’ floods

The US city of Houston is in the grip of the biggest storm in the history of the state of Texas. More than 30in...

China-Road Accident/Children (Video)

Two children fell out of a moving van after a collision at a crossroad in southwest China's Chongqing municipality, reminding parents to always have...

Car bombing kills 13 in Afghanistan’s Helmand province

At least 13 people have been killed and many more injured in a car bomb attack in southern Afghanistan. The attack took place in...